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 Events for San Tan Mtn 
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The San Tan Mountain Regional Park is placed at the crossroads of diverse communities, regions, and cultures. The park is in demand to meet the needs of a regional area extending south from central Maricopa County and the East Valley of metropolitan Phoenix, into northern Pinal County. It is important that certain irreplaceable natural open space resources be preserved and that conservation management guidelines be established by the residents of the region to insure the integrity of the San Tan Mountains against degradation.

Located just south of the Maricopa/Pinal County line near the Town of Queen Creek, the San Tan Mountain Regional Park has been used for decades for various recreation activities such as hiking, equestrian riding, and wildlife photography. The park is rich with unique historical, cultural, and biological resources. This master plan seeks to provide programmed recreation activities that meet the needs of the existing users, future park visitors, and the growing East Valley population while protecting the park's natural, Sonoran Desert mountain environment. The master plan has considered both the 7,938 acres of currently designated park land and 2,260 acres of adjacent Maricopa County land.

Currently, the park consists of 10, 200 acres south of Hunt Highway in Pinal County. Restroom facilities and water are available at the San Tan visitor center.

 

Yappy Days - San Tan
Reptile Feeding - San Tan

Birding Adventures - San Tan - 11/2/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/5/2014
Desert Edibles Walk - San Tan - 11/6/2014
Tiny Tumbleweeds: Toddler Stroll - San Tan - 11/7/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 11/8/2014
Adventures with Sam the Salamander - San Tan - 11/8/2014
Stargazing for Everyone - San Tan - 11/8/2014
Sunset Photography - San Tan - 11/10/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/12/2014
Homeschool: Desert Jeopardy! - 11/13/2014
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 11/14/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/14/2014
TRAILWORK Volunteers Day - San Tan - 11/15/2014
Sonoran Desert Survival - San Tan - 11/15/2014
Sunrise Photography - San Tan - 11/16/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/19/2014
Trail Talk Series: San Tan - 11/21/2014
Hiking 101 - San Tan - 11/21/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 11/22/2014
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 11/23/2014
Taste the Desert: Mesquite - San Tan - 11/23/2014
Night Shredders - San Tan - 11/26/2014
Trail Blazers: Fitness Hike - San Tan - 11/28/2014
Man on the Mountain: Historical Hike - San Tan - 11/29/2014
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 11/29/2014
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Sun.: Closed

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Varies during summer - please call for daily schedule.

San Tan Mountain Regional Park
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek Arizona 85242
Phone: (480) 655-5554
Fax: (602)372-8596
santanpark@mail.maricopa.gov
 
 
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